Ideal Dance

403 Butler Street

Pgh PA 15223

412-782-DNCE (3623)

Helping dancers grow in abilities, personal development, and well-being.


Ballet ~ Pointe ~ Jazz ~ Tap ~ Hip Hop ~ Contemporary

From beginner to advanced levels for all ages including adults

Check out our Special Needs Curriculum


Check out our December Newsletter!


If you or someone you know would like to dance and needs financial help, please check out our Scholarship Program.

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Important Dates:

Spring Break 3/28-4/1 (Wednesday-Sunday)

Picture Day: Sunday 4/29/18 (schedule to follow)

Tech week at Dorseyville Middle School (3732 Saxonsburg Blvd, Pgh PA 15238):

Saturday 6/9/18: Indigo 8-9:30a

         Gold 9:30-10a

         Tangerine 10-10:30a

         Rose 10:30-10:45a

         Fuchsia 10:45-11a

         Emerald 11a-2p

         Turquoise 2-4:30p

         Onyx 4:30-7:30p

         Run through 7:30-9:30p

Thursday 6/14/18: Onyx Rehearsal 3:30-5:30p

                 Dress Rehearsal 5:00-8:00p (rehearsal starts at 6p)

Friday 6/15/18: Show 5:00-8:00p (show starts at 6p)

Saturday 6/16/18: Show 11:30a-3:00 (show starts at 1p)



Our History:

Ideal Dance opened in August 2010 under the ownership of Gretchen Shelesky. Our traditions continue to grow and flourish as we promise to provide an open and supportive environment to help dancers grow in abilities, personal development, and well-being.